University of Minnesota men1s tennis players Tom Chicoine and Tyson Parry were named to the All-Big Ten team thursday afternoon at the Big Ten Championships in Ann Arbor, Mich. Freshman Thomas Haug was also named Big Ten Freshman of the Year.
Chicoine, a senior from Neenah, Wis., plays No.1 singles for Minnesota and is currently ranked 25th in the nation. Parry, a sophomore from Chatham, Ontario, Canada, plays both No. 1 and No. 2 singles for the Golden Gophers.
Haug, of Zurich, Switzerland, was named Big Ten Freshman of the Year. He joined Minnesota in January and since then has compiled a near flawless 9-1 Big Ten record. Haug has played just about every position in singles play.
All-Big Ten Team: Cary Franklin (Illinois) Oliver Freelove (Illinois) Ian Arons (Indiana) Tyler Cleveland (Iowa) Matt Wright (Michigan) Trey Eubanks (Michigan State) Tom Chicoine (Minnesota) Tyson Parry (Minnesota) Doug Bohaboy (Northwestern) Chris James (Purdue) Jason Marshall (Purdue) Mark Loughrin (Wisconsin)
Athlete of the Year: Oliver Freelove (Illinois) Sportsman of the Year: Doug Bohaboy (Northwestern) Freshman of the Year: Thomas Haug (Minnesota) Coach of the Year: Craig Tiley (Illinois)